4th of July Holiday Hours





Körner’s Folly will be open regular tour hours 4th of July Week: Wednesdays – Saturdays (10am – 4pm) Sundays (1-4pm) Admission: $10 for adult, $6 children (ages 6-18), children under 6 are free

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Family-Friendly Summer Adventures





 Historically Fun: Family-Friendly Summer Adventures at Körner’s Folly Körner’s Folly has lots to offer year-round, and especially if you are looking for family-friendly activities this summer. Fun for all ages! Self-Guided Tours with Family Friendly Activities Wednesdays – Saturdays 10am – 4pm Sundays 1pm – 4pm Our tours are the perfect family-friendly outing, and a great […]

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May is Historic Preservation Month





May is Historic Preservation Month: Celebrate at Körner’s Folly Körner’s Folly is a must see destination this spring. Over the past couple of months, the Körner’s Folly Foundation has been busy with spring cleaning and ramping up for the next stage of interior restoration. Our tours are the perfect family friendly outing, and a great experience […]

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Make it a ‘Spectacular Spring’ this April!





Want to put a little ‘spring’ in your step this April? A walk down South Main Street in Kernersville is sure to do the trick! On Saturday, April 8 from 8am – 12pm the Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden (215 South Main Street) is holding their Spring Plant Sale. Later that afternoon, they are also […]

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Easter Hours: CLOSED Easter Sunday





Körner’s Folly will be CLOSED on Sunday, April 16, 2017 in observance of the Easter Holiday.   We will be open regular tour hours on Good Friday, April 14, and Saturday, April 15.  Regular Tour Hours are Wednesdays – Saturdays (10am – 4pm).  Tours last approximately 1 hour, visitors must arrive by 3pm (1 hour prior […]

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Pardon our Mess! What Goes Up Must Come Down…





At the end of the holiday season, what goes up, must come down. From January 2 – 16, 2017 we have scores of wonderful volunteers taking down all of the Christmas decorations. We highly recommend planning your January tour on or after Wednesday, January 18, 2017** as the house will be in disarray while we […]

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Inclement Weather Closing: January 7 & 8





Körner’s Folly is CLOSED Saturday, January 7 and Sunday, January 8, 2017  due to inclement weather.   Körner’s Folly is normally open for tours Wednesdays – Saturdays (10am – 4pm) and Sundays (1 – 4pm). We will resume our regular tour schedule on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 @ 10am.  

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Pardon our Mess: Decorating in Progress throughout November!





Each year, Körner’s Folly is decorated from floor to ceiling in holiday lights, garland, and adornments.  To transform into this Victorian holiday masterpiece, all 22 rooms are “adopted” by local civic clubs, volunteers, and organizations.  Together, these groups and individuals decorate Körner’s Folly throughout the month of November (November 1 – 24, 2016). If you […]

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Fall Happenings at the Folly





The fall months are a beautiful time to visit Körner’s Folly.  Take advantage of smaller crowds to slow down and savor inspiring views of historic Körner’s Folly.  Plan your visit today! Fall also brings several exciting events to Körner’s Folly, including the annual Kernersville Oktoberfest on Saturday, October 1 (4-7pm) and savor pumpkin spice cupcakes, hand-roasted […]

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Home Grown Arts Festival: Saturday, August 27





Home Grown Arts Festival, Saturday, August 27 (9am – 2pm) Historic Körner’s Folly, 413 South Main Street, will host the 3rd Annual Home Grown Arts Festival Saturday, August 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the North Lawn. The festival will feature a variety of handmade pieces—from crafts to fine art—that will be available for […]

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